Racing This Saturday At Dillon Motor Speedway

Racing This Saturday At Dillon Motor Speedway

by May 21, 2014 0 comments

Dillon, S.C. (May 21, 2014): Dillon Motor Speedway continues to celebrate its 50th anniversary on Saturday, May 24 as the cars take to the track for the Herald Office Systems 200.

Divisions competing on Saturday night include the Late Models, $1,200 to win; Chargers, $400 to win; Street Stocks, $500 to win; Pure Stock Fours, $200 to win; and Mini Cup Stocks, $100 to win. If 19-plus Late Models show, then the purse will be bumped up to $1,500.

Practice kicks off at 4 p.m., followed by qualifying at 6 p.m. and the race will start at 8 p.m. Tickets are only $12, and kids 11 years old and younger get in for free.

On Saturday, May 31 the speedway will host the Street Stock National Invitational double purse race. A lucky Street Stock driver who attends the race on May 31 will be chosen in a bingo-style drawing to win a guaranteed starting spot in the July 5 race. The lucky driver will also have a chance to win an extra $2,000, making the race on July 5 a possible $4,000 pay day. This will be the first of three Mid-Atlantic Championship races.

For more information, please visit Follow Dillon Motor Speedway on Facebook and on Twitter, @DillonSpeedway. You may also call the race hotline at 843.496.4790.

Hunter Thomas
Hunter Thomas is a journalist who grew up in Darlington, S.C. His first motorsports-based endeavor was working as the Public Relations Director at Dillon Motor Speedway in Dillon, S.C., and his journalism start came while he was freelancing at his hometown newspaper, the News & Press while in college.

Hunter has been working within the NASCAR industry since 2010, and throughout the years, he has done everything from PR/Marketing for drivers and teams in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, NASCAR XFINITY Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, to working at Rockingham Speedway. As a journalist, Hunter has covered everything from regional short tracks to NASCAR, ARCA Racing Series, World of Outlaws, Red Bull Global Rallycross, NHRA and much more.

Follow Hunter Thomas on Twitter by following, @HunterThomas08

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